Captain Stuart Miller rejoins TITAN Salvage as Salvage Master

Captain Stuart Miller has rejoined Crowley Maritime Corporation’s TITAN Salvage operations team as Salvage Master, bringing with him over 30 years of worldwide, hands-on maritime and salvage experience. Capt Miller will be based in the United States, but will deploy worldwide for salvage, wreck removal and other emergency response operations. “TITAN Salvage is pleased to […]

International entities for Maritime Careers Day

The Malta Maritime Careers Day will see the participation of three eminent international entities in its first year of staging. These will be ICOMIA – the International Council of Marine Industry Associations, SNAME – The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers – based in Virginia USA and the IMO International Maritime Law Institute. A […]

Lords Arctic Committee to question shipping industry experts

The House of Lords Committee on the Arctic will next week question leading experts on the shipping industry as it continues its inquiry. Ongoing changes to sea ice in the Arctic could have a profound impact on the global shipping industry, opening up a new route – or possibly routes – that could potentially reduce […]

ISS launches innovative series of new travel apps for cruise industry

Maritime services provider Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has launched an innovative series of travel apps for the cruise industry in Greece, covering the major ports and islands of Mykonos, Santorini, Kefalonia, Corfu and Syros. Further apps will also follow to cover the entire region. Originated by ISS Greece, the free new travel apps will provide […]

ClassNK holds LNG-fuelled vessel technologies seminars

Classification society ClassNK held LNG-fuelled vessel technologies seminars in Shanghai and Singapore this week to provide the industry with the latest technical information on the use of LNG as a fuel and related technology. With the industry looking to adopt cleaner fuels to meet new environmental regulations as well as future economic growth, the demand […]

Crowley christens new ocean class DP2 tugboat in Houston

As part of the company’s industry-leading new vessel build programme, Crowley Maritime christened the third of four tugboats in the ocean class series – Ocean Sky – in Houston yesterday (Thursday). The ceremony served to formally welcome the third dynamic positioning (DP) tugboat to the company’s expanded ocean towing fleet, which has been involved in […]